Impaired + weakened skin can be temporary or ongoing. It is often the result of a depleted protective barrier that causes increased water loss from skin and enables environmental irritants to enter skin + cause redness. It exhibits symptoms such as dryness, redness, rough texture and exacerbated signs of aging.
Renewal + Recovery Crèmes are ZO’s functional hydrators uniquely engineered to restore natural skin hydration and to support the protective barrier for increased skin tolerance. Their benefits include calm, supple, hydrated and soft skin that is visibly refortified.
Lightweight, fast-absorbing hydrator for mild dryness + redness, clinically proven to revitalize the appearance of stressed skin.
Promotes rapid moisture replenishment with a weightless feel
Supports a healthy protective barrier to enable a more uniform + healthy appearance
Visibly softens fine, dynamic lines
Luxuriously rich hydrator for moderate dryness + redness, clinically proven to rejuvenate the appearance of fragile skin.
• Rapidly restores moisture for smooth + supple texture
• Promotes skin’s resiliency while calming visible redness
• Visibly softens fine, dynamic lines
• Clinically proven to improve the appearance of neck aging
Protocol: A 12-week third-party clinical study of 42 subjects to assess the efficacy potential of Renewal Crème. Subjects represent females, ages 42-65, with Fitzpatrick skin types I-IV. Supported with use of Gentle Cleanser and Sunscreen + Primer SPF 30 during the study.
Protocol: A 12-week third-party clinical study of 44 subjects to assess the efficacy potential of Recovery Crème. Subjects represent females ages 40-70 with Fitzpatrick skin types I-VI. Supported with use of Gentle Cleanser and Sunscreen + Primer SPF 30 during the study.
ENHANCED INGREDIENT TECHNOLOGIES
LACTOCOCCUS FERMENT LYSATE
Probiotic-derived technology that supports the protective barrier for a healthy and more uniform appearance
Naturally derived humectant that floods skin with quick hydration
Visibly improves signs of accelerated aging while softening expression lines
The neck is one of the first places to reveal aging. It receives substantial sun exposure and the skin is thinner with less structural support + fewer hydrating properties - resulting in visible fragility + dryness.
Recovery Crème is further augmented with exclusive ZCORE™ complex to support visible strengthening of neck skin
Fragility + Structure
Supports the appearance of strengthened skin around the neck
Helps soften the appearance of repetitive movement lines
Dryness + Texture
Restorative emollients richly replenish + smooth drier neck skin.
PROTOCOL: A 12-week third-party clinical study of 44 subjects to assess the efficacy potential of Recovery Crème. Subjects represent females ages 40-70 with Fitzpatrick skin types I-VI. Supported with use of Gentle Cleanser and Sunscreen + Primer SPF 30 during the study.
CONVENTIONAL MOISTURIZERS VS ZO® FUNCTIONAL HYDRATORS
At ZO®, clinically proven functional hydrators are used in place of traditional moisturizers to reduce reactions + redness, accelerate hydration and increase skin’s tolerance to enable stronger, corrective protocols.
- Offer only temporary surface hydration
- Provide superficial improvement in the appearance of aging skin
- Can weaken the skin barrier, creating moisturizer dependency
- Reduce natural cell exfoliation from skin’s surface
ZO® FUNCTIONAL HYDRATORS
- Promote rapid moisture replenishment and help with long-term hydration restoration
- Facilitate conditions to support skin’s natural repair + restoration
- Support skin’s barrier for increased tolerance + uniform complexion
- Do not impede natural cell exfoliation and turnover
Renewal + Recovery Crèmes can be added to any protocol as needed, AM or PM, to restore natural skin hydration + support the protective barrier for increased skin tolerance. To use: Apply after Prevent + Correct products but before ZO’s high-molecular-weight products that have extended skin penetration times: 10% Vitamin C Self-Activating, Growth Factor Serum, Radical Night Repair, Pigment Control + Brightening Crème.